Samba-3.0.7-1.3E Active Directory Issues

Luke Howard lukeh at
Tue Nov 9 23:07:06 GMT 2004

>I got some details from MS of how the salt has changed for computer accounts 
>in 2003:
>In 2003 (not sure if it is SP1) computer accounts and only computer accounts 
>take the following salt:
>1) For a principal host/ at MYREALM.COM mapped 
>to testserver-host the salt is:

When you say "mapped", do you mean the computer object's SAM account name is
testserver-host$ and it has a servicePrincipalName of
host/ Or something else?

-- Luke


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